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Fly Washington Dulles to Santorini  •  17h 18m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Santorini (JTR) IAD - JTR

€244 - €338

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Fly Reagan Washington to Santorini  •  18h 3m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Santorini (JTR) DCA - JTR

€428 - €1312

Bus to Baltimore, fly to Santorini  •  17h 37m

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI SOUTHWEST AIRLINES eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Santorini (JTR) BWI - JTR

€475 - €1709

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Santorini  •  18h 39m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Santorini (JTR) PHL - JTR

€447 - €1396

Fly Washington Dulles to Athens, train, car ferry  •  21h 21m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Athens (ATH) IAD - ATH
  2. Take the train from Athens International Airport to Piraeus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini

€374 - €1839

Fly Washington Dulles to Naxos Is, car ferry  •  19h 9m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Naxos Is (JNX) IAD - JNX
  2. Take the car ferry from Naxos to Santorini

€554 - €1319

Washington Dulles (IAD) to Santorini (JTR) flights

The flight time between Washington Dulles (IAD) and Santorini (JTR) is around 14h 41m and covers a distance of around 8508 km. The fastest flight normally takes 12h 15m. Services are operated by British Airways, Aer Lingus, Austrian Airlines and others. Typically 73 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
14h 41m
Fastest flight journey time:
12h 15m
Flight distance:
8508 km
Flights per week:
73
Cheapest price:
€434
Carbon emissions:
1725 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
16:15
Last flight departs at:
22:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Washington Dulles (IAD) to Santorini (JTR) flight schedules

United States → Greece
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Fira is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Fira is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Fira is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Germantown to Fira is to fly which costs $290 - $420 and takes 17h 18m.

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The fastest way to get from Germantown to Fira is to fly which takes 17h 18m and costs $290 - $420.

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The distance between Germantown and Fira is 8478 km.

It takes approximately 17h 18m to get from Germantown to Fira, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Santorini Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 30m and has one stopover.

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Fira is 7h ahead of Germantown. It is currently 10:07 AM in Germantown and 5:07 PM in Fira.

Swiss, Lufthansa, Aer Lingus and four other airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Santorini Airport.

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  • Distance: 8478 km
  • Duration: 17h 18m

What companies run services between Germantown, Montgomery County, MD, USA and Fira, Greece?

British Airways, Aer Lingus and 12 other airlines fly from Germantown to Fira every 3 hours.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Philadelphia, Athens
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€420 - €1300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Montreal, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via New York JFK, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€1000 - €1300
Flights from Philadelphia to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€410 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Naxos Is via London Heathrow, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€460 - €1600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Naxos Is via Frankfurt, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Naxos Is via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Naxos Is via Amsterdam Schiphol, Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€470 - €1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Naxos Is via Dublin, Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €1700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Naxos Is via Paris CDG, Athens
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€490 - €1700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Naxos Is via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€450 - €2300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Santorini via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 32m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€470 - €600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via New York JFK, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€420 - €1300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Boston, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€480 - €1700
Flights from Baltimore to Santorini via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€470 - €1700
Flights from Philadelphia to Santorini via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€470 - €1700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €3200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via New York JFK, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€470 - €1600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Boston, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €1800
Flights from Philadelphia to Santorini via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€410 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €3400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €3400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €1100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€430 - €2300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via New York JFK, Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€470 - €2500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Boston, Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€470 - €2500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €3400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Boston, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€470 - €3400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€470 - €3400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via New York JFK, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€470 - €1600
Flights from Philadelphia to Santorini via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€410 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €1100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€490 - €3200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€470 - €3400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €3300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€470 - €3400
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Santorini via Dublin
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €1700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Boston, Dublin
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€700 - €1800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€470 - €1200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Santorini via Vienna
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€800 - €1700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €3300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Santorini via Geneva
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Montreal, Geneva
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€500 - €1500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €3400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €1100
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Washington Dulles to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€460 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Naxos Is via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€460 - €1300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Santorini via Newark, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€490 - €1400
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €3300
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
€25 - €40
Premium
€160 - €220
Flexi Coach Seat
€40 - €60
Business Seat
€40 - €60
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
€40 - €80
Business Class Seat
€65 - €120
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens International Airport to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI SOUTHWEST AIRLINES eb
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€1 - €4
More information at
Maryland Transit
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €180
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
€60 - €90
Deck Fare Economy
€50 - €75
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€130 - €180
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €100
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
€55 - €80
Deck Fare Economy
€40 - €60
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€70 - €100

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